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Travel Tuesday: Topoxte

Here’s today’s Mayan site, Topoxte. Topoxte stands out from the other pre-Columbian Mayan ruins in Guatemala: It’s located on five islands in Yaxha Lake. An important example of Mayans occupying islands, Topoxte was at its peak a couple of centuries … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday: El Ceibal

This month, I’m showcasing what I plan to do next year, God willing and the creek doesn’t rise! Heading off to Guatemala to see some famous and not so famous Mayan ruins. Let’s start with little beauty, El Ceibal. Surrounded … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday: Uxmal

Mayan regret’s Uxmal. Pronounced “oosh-mawl,” Uxmal was one of the greatest Maya cities. The city was built sometime during the 5th or 6th centuries A.D., but archaeological evidence suggests that the area had been inhabited as a farming center since … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday: Coba

This is one of many travel regrets I have in this world, Coba. This ancient Mayan site is about two hours and half from Cancun, and is different from the other archaeological big sites in Yucatan. First of all, it’s … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday: Tulum

Ah, yet another lovely place I had the pleasure to visit, Tulum. Located 131 kilometers south of Cancun, just 20 minutes south of Akumal on Hwy. 307. Facing the sea, Tulum is impressive and powerful. Known as the “Walled City”, … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday: Chichen Itza

Aw this month, it’s all about Mexico, Mayan Mexico to be exact!  I was able to visit a couple of these places and I do so long to return. Anyway here’s this week’s spot Chichen Itza. Mayan ruins located in … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday: Kyoto

Well, since we are in Japan, let’s not just stay there eh? I would love to visit this place in the springtime just for the cherry blossoms alone. One of my regrets from living in Korea; I never got a … Continue reading

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